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2011-11-11 05:47:14

The world´s first prototype of a hand-held fingerprint drug testing device has been created by University of East Anglia spin-out company Intelligent Fingerprinting. The unique device detects drugs and other substances from the sweat contained in fingerprints and will enable mobile testing with instant results. Intelligent Fingerprinting Ltd is based in the NRP Innovation Centre at Norwich Research Park. The company developed the prototype with eg technology — a product...

2011-11-07 08:00:00

University Services, a Toxicology Services company, has reviewed over 1 million drug screens for physicians treating patients with chronic pain by determining inconsistencies between what a patient was prescribed versus what was found in their system. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) November 07, 2011 The Institute of Medicine Report from the Committee on Advancing Pain Research, Care, and Education, states chronic pain affects 116 million Americans each year. According to the American Academy of...

2011-10-13 18:33:05

Urgently needed tests which could help identify the manufacturers of designer 'legal high' drugs are being developed in research led at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. The drugs, known by names such as 'ivory wave' and NRG-1" and sold labelled as bath salts, plant food and incense, mimic the effects of illegal drugs such as amphetamine, cocaine and ecstasy. Although these so-called 'designer drugs' can be dangerous, many have not yet been made illegal and are difficult to detect...

2011-10-05 11:00:00

ClearStar, a leading background check technology and service provider, today announces that the ClearStar Medical Review Office in W Melbourne, FL has been officially recognized as Nationally Accredited for Administration of Drug and Alcohol Testing Programs (NAADATP) by the Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association (DATIA). Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) October 05, 2011 ClearStar, a leading background check technology and service provider, today announces that the ClearStar Medical Review...


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penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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